The world’s largest corporation in the wind power sector, Ørsted Group, has proposed investment in an offshore wind power farm in Hải Phòng with a total capacity of 3,900 MW. The estimated investment amounts from US$11.9 to $13.6 billion. This information is delivered from the meeting between Hải Phòng City People’s Committee and a delegation from the Embassy of Denmark on 2nd November.
The project will be located in offshore waters, 14km away from Bạch Long Vỹ island in the southeast and 36km away from Long Châu archipelago, 88km from Cát Bà island, 76km from Tiên Lãng district, and 74km from Kiến Thụy district in the northwest.
Sources & further information: “Ørsted to invest $11 billion in offshore wind farm near Hải Phòng” at https://vietnamnews.vn and “Tập đoàn Orsted (Đan Mạch) đề xuất nghiên cứu, khảo sát Dự án điện gió ngoài khơi thành phố Hải Phòng” at https://haiphong.gov.vn, accessed on 8 November 2021.